skip navigation

Directions to Campus and Parking Instructions for Convocation

*Please note that the Parking for Convocation has changed as of 9/3/2014*

Convocation Parking

Parking for Convocation will be in the parking lot outside of the Pauline Whitaker Animal Science Center (1335 W. Knapp; Fayetteville, AR 72701). Parking is free for the event and no hangtag is required. 

When you arrive, Honors College staff members will help guide you to the buses that will take you to campus for the event. The buses will start running at 7:45 am that morning. The parking attendants will not arrive until 7:30 am, so please do not come any earlier.

In the afternoon, there will also be buses available to return you to your parked car.

Directions to the Pauline Whitaker Animal Science Arena

  From the South:

Take I-40 to I-49 North (exit 12). From I-49 North, exit at the 112/Garland Avenue Exit (exit 66). Merge right onto Highway 112 South heading toward Fayetteville. About a mile down the road you will see Knapp Street on the right. Turn right onto Knapp Street and the entrance to the Pauline Whitaker Animal Science Center parking lot will be on your immediate left.

  From the North:

After Bella Vista, take I-49 South all the way to Fayetteville. From I-49 South, exit at the 112/Garland Avenue Exit (exit 66). Merge right onto Highway 112  South heading toward Fayetteville. About a mile down the road you will see Knapp Street on the right. Turn right onto Knapp Street and the entrance to the Pauline Whitaker Animal Science Center parking lot will be on your immediate left.

  From the East:

Take Hwy 412 to I-49. See directions from the north.

  From the West:

Take Hwy 412 east via Cherokee Turnpike from Tulsa, Oklahoma, to I-49. See directions from the north.

* - Please note that I-540 is now I-49.